It will be the first time the country has been open to travellers since prime minister, Jacinda Ardern, announced a snap closure in the first month of the pandemic last year.
The new role, created as part of the Infrastructure Investment & Jobs Act passed last week, will be designed to help co-ordinate travel and tourism policy across all modes of transportation.
Antigua & Barbuda continues to ease travel protocols, as vaccinations rates increase within the country. Over 60,000 of the targeted 80,000 population haven now been vaccinated.
Suspended 200 metres in the air, Aura Skypool is welcoming its first guests on the Palm Jumeirah in Dubai. The first 360-degree infinity pool in the world, it is set to become a star attraction in the emirate.